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    The word Mysore expands to "Mahishasurana Ooru" which means the town of Mahishasura. Located 140 Kms from the state capital Bangalore-- Mysore is the erstwhile capital of Wodeyars..The Chamundi Hill is unique in that it can be seen from any part of Mysore. Standing majestically at 1000 ft. to the eastern edge, it can approached by foot. At the top of the hill are the temple for the palace deity Chamundeshwari, a statue of Mahishasura the demon who used to trouble the people of Mysore.